The 19-year-old, who performed towards Buckie Thistle on the weekend, has had spells on mortgage beforehand with Cove Rangers, Formartine United and Elgin Metropolis.
Pathways supervisor Neil Simpson has backed Hanratty, who’s beneath contract till 2024, to make an impression with the Station Park membership.
Aberdeen winger Kevin Hanratty has joined Forfar Athletic on mortgage.
He stated: “It is necessary for Kevin’s continued improvement that he can go to Forfar and get some invaluable recreation time.
“Like most gamers in his place, he’s a confidence participant and the extra minutes he will get, it can hopefully assist him present the undoubted expertise that we all know he has.
“Once we watched Forfar final yr, we had been impressed with them.
“They play engaging soccer beneath supervisor Gary Irvine and the best way they play soccer fits Kevin model of play.”